Details of second devolution deal revealed

Andy Street
Support for housebuilding and investment in high-tech industries form a strong focus for the second devolution deal between the Government and the West Midlands Combined Authority. Further details of the agreement announced by the Chancellor in his Budget were unveiled today. A Housing Delivery Team will help the West Midlands deliver the 200,000 new homes needed in the region by 2031. The programme is being supported by a £5m investment to expand construction skills. The WMCA said the deal placed the region in the vanguard ... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...